Mark Mulligan

Chart Of The Week: Facebook Video

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
Facebook and YouTube have a lot in common.  They both have in excess of a billion users, both have become part of the internet furniture and both have transitioned from disruptive challenger to incumbent. …
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State Of The Streaming Nation

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
We are proud to announce a landmark MIDiA report: State Of The Streaming Nation: A Comprehensive Assessment Of The Global Streaming Music Market . If you are in any way involved with the streaming music…
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Don't Write Pandora Off Just Yet

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
Pandora has made the news again with founder Tim Westergren stepping up to the role of CEO, replacing Brain McAndrews. These are certainly uncertain times for Pandora, once the stand out success story…
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Quick Take: MTV Trax EE SIM Bundle

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
There are two gaping holes in the digital music landscape: 1) a wide range of products for mass market consumers, 2) telco music bundles for pre-pay mobile customers. MusicQubed has just taken a stab at…
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Quick Take: BBC Music App

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
The BBC has launched a music app called, well, BBC Music . Available only in the UK, this native music app is one step on a well considered path for the BBC as it tries to carve out a role for itself in…
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How Free Is Defining Digital Content Strategy

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Blog post by Mark Mulligan
The internet’s ‘gift’ to media companies was free. And it’s the gift that just keeps giving. Record labels, newspapers, online publishers, TV companies, games publishers continue to grapple with…
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Quick Take: YouTube Acquires BandPage

Blog post by Mark Mulligan
Direct to fan platform BandPage today announced that it is being acquired by YouTube. BandPage already integrates with a number of streaming services to sell merchandise, tickets and more for artists directly…
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